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Synonyms for sink

Synonyms for sink

to fall or drift down to the bottom

to go beneath the surface or to the bottom of a liquid

to go from a more erect posture to a less erect posture

to slope downward

to become lower in quality, character, or condition

to bring oneself down to a lower level of behavior

to undergo moral deterioration


to undergo a sharp, rapid descent in value or price

to cause to penetrate with force

sink in: to come as a realization


an area sunk below its surroundings

a place known for its great filth or corruption

Synonyms for sink

plumbing fixture consisting of a water basin fixed to a wall or floor and having a drainpipe

(technology) a process that acts to absorb or remove energy or a substance from a system

a depression in the ground communicating with a subterranean passage (especially in limestone) and formed by solution or by collapse of a cavern roof

a covered cistern

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fall or descend to a lower place or level

cause to sink

pass into a specified state or condition


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descend into or as if into some soft substance or place

appear to move downward


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fall heavily or suddenly

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fall or sink heavily

embed deeply

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All Reginox kitchen sinks are developed and manufactured with the help of ultra-modern machinery and hi-tech infrastructure.
The information has to be transmitted to the sink by a source cluster head when the mobile sink stays at one location.
My fifth sink was back in Livingston during a brief period of living with my new man while his divorce was pending.
As a reminder, the minimum case MIN(N) represents the situation where the sink selection is optimal.
Among them, multiple sink and mobile sink approaches are two main topics in this area.
First is to ensure that the heat sink is securely placed on the device to meet requirements such as the shock and vibration standards that are integral parts Mil-spec and NEBS testing.
25 mm thick, making the transition from sink to countertop appear seamless, a statement said.
But that is most noticeable in heavier sinking tips, those that sink like an anchor.
7 : to form by digging or boring <We'll sink a well for water.
When you squeeze the soda bottle, the fish should sink to the bottom of the bottle When you release your grip, the fish should float back to the top of the bottle.
A new way to predict the occurrence and severity of sink marks while the part is still in the mold was developed by Oliver Lingk, an engineer in the IKV Dept.
Sink mounts can be fully integrated into the counter-top, undermounted below the countertop or self-rimming, which features a rolled edge that mounts directly over the countertop.
Styles include Ming Dynasty, a blue-and-white-patterned porcelain bowl-shaped sink featuring flowers, serpents and birds.
Tokyo, Japan, Oct 26, 2005 - (JCNN) - Sumitomo Osaka Cement has developed the world's first nano technology-based coating agent for use on kitchen sinks, and has successfully applied the material to coating Cleanup'ss stainless sink, Super Silent e-sink.
It isn't easy, towing a dead whale out to sea and trying to sink it to the bottom of the ocean.